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Tralee Bay Wetlands Eco & Activity Park invites submissions from Visual Artists; to consult, design, make and install 8-10 little Homes of our Wetlands "Wild creatures & plants for a Nature Trail" (Approx. size 18 inches to 36 inches). Each little home will depict a unique aspect of Tralee Bay Wetlands.

The artists applying will need to be;

(1) Interested in nature and
(2) Experienced in working with natural materials.

These little houses designs will engage children with a new innovative and creative nature trail at the Wetlands site. The aim is to offer fun, enjoyment, inspiration and to impart education regarding our natural environment, through the experience of our little creatures houses on the trail.

The total budget for artist’s fee, consultation, design, fabrication, installation, all associated travel and insurance costs, inclusive of VAT is €1,500. Many natural materials will be available on site at Tralee Bay Wetlands and these will be made freely available on agreement of design and timeframe for delivery.

Applications and enquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to include a two page submission, the artists cv, links/ examples of previous, recent work, budget breakdown (inclusive of VAT and insurances) and proposed timeframe for delivery.

Deadline 4pm July 12th 2021.

 

We miss you and we hope that you all are keeping safe and following the Government and HSE Guidelines.

We are delighted to say that you can continue to walk around the lake in the Lakeside Walkway, remember to follow the arrows and enjoy this glorious space! Tralee Bay Wetlands Eco & Activity Park is closed to the public but we are continuing to work hard and safe behind the scenes, maintaining and creating new programmes for you all for when we open again. We are delighted that the Lakeside Café at The Wetlands is offering Takeaway. 

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